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January 2018 Issue

Interview with Joe Bushman

The Bushmans have been growing potatoes for more than a century in the Galloway, Wisconsin, area. Wisconsin Potato & Vegetable Growers Association Hall of Famer Joseph Bushman began farming there in 1909. Joseph’s grandsons, Joe (this issue’s interviewee), Brian, Bob, Jon and Jerome (Jerry) all continue…

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Growers Participate in Remote Sensing Conference

Forum for farmers and other industry reps examines remote sensing research and strategies By Joe Kertzman, Badger Common’Tater Many potato growers, agronomists and researchers are interested in the use of remote sensing to improve crop management and variety development. A Remote Sensing Conference, held on…

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Zucchini Roll-Ups Stuffed with Spinach Potato Filling

Column and photos by Ali Carter, Wisconsin Potato Growers Auxiliary Happy New Year! With the indulgence of the holidays behind us, and as we settle fully into 2018, we’re due for a healthier potato option … don’t ya think? And healthy does not mean boring!…

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